Portuguese Agent Jorge Mendes following a very good and intriguing performance in 2015 and in recent years with top players and coaches and his successful dealing was ranked on Wednesday by Forbes magazine as the second most powerful sports agent for 2015.

Scott Boras (A Major League Baseball agent) is leading the list

Forbes reports that Jorge Mendes has successfully completed dealings worth over $950 million in player deals, which means he has up to / over $95 million worth of commissions. But that would not have been possible if not that he is an agent of TOP players like: Cristiano Ronaldo, Angel Di Maria, David De Gea and Radamel Falcao.

He is also the agent of arguably the Best Manager in Soccer - JOSE MOURINHO.

Mendes has been busy alot this summer after playing his part/role very well in the transfers of - Anthony Martial (Manchester United), Angel Di Maria (PSG) and Nicolas Otamendi (Manchester City) which alone has given him an upward slide of cash worth more than €400 million on this summer alone.

He is among one of those who is angry that the move of David De Gea did not go through because he would have may be leading the table of the most powerful sports agent for 2015.

The Portuguese has on the money in recent years with the worlds biggest transfer of all time having masterminded (but not limited to) the following transfers:

  • Cristiano Ronaldo - £80 million - Manchester United to Real Madrid in 2009.
  • Angel Di Maria - £59.7 million - Real Madrid to Manchester United in 2014
  • Radamel Falcao - £31.50 million - Monaco to Manchester United (Loan) - 2014
  • Diego Costa - £32 million - Athletico Madrid to Chelsea FC - 2014
  • Eliaquim Mangala - £30.5 million - Porto to Manchester City - 2014
  • Jose Mourinho - £13 million (Salary) - Real Madrid to Chelsea FC - 2013

Mendes has James Rodriguez, Sergio Aguero and Thiago Silva as clients, he has a very strong relationships with clubs like (but not limited to) Real Madrid, Manchester United, Chelsea, Atletico Madrid and Porto.

Mendes was also reportedly ranked as the second-most influential person in football by ESPNFC.

Other Football Agents on Forbes list are:

  • Jonathan Barnett (Gareth Bale agent) - 4th Place
  • Volker Struth (Bundesliga agent) - 5th Place
  • Jose Otin (Spanish agent) - 12th place
  • Mino Raiola - 13th Place. etc
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